Trish Gilmore

I’m a creative writer, blogger, and IT person from Charm City, Maryland. If you’re not from around here, that means Baltimore. If you see someone in Fells Point pouring over a tiny Windows laptop that’s a bit too old, you might just have spotted me.

I Tried the Bright Cellars Wine Subscription Box, Here's What Happened
a day ago
It was lunch time. I was sitting at my desk in Baltimore, halfheartedly stabbing at my leftover spaghetti with a plastic fork. Though I’m a chronic work-through-lunch person, I’d had a particularly ti...
12 Best Unique Gifts for Mechanics
2 months ago
A few years ago, my future brother-in-law decided that college was not for him. He wanted to be a mechanic. Both his immediate family and the extended family (well, soon to be extended family) support...
I Let My Fiancé Plan My Bachelorette Party and It Wasn’t a Total Disaster
2 months ago
I do trust my fiancé—I suppose that’s obvious, since I’m marrying him. However, I was very hesitant when he volunteered to plan my bachelorette party. It’s the type of pre-wedding celebration that is ...
10 Best Female Soccer Player Autobiographies
2 months ago
Women have made incredible strides on getting closer to equality in the last few decades, and it feels empowering to see happening, but it's not easy to be a female athlete. While things are undoubted...
10 Things No One Tells You About Eloping
2 months ago
I'd be lying if I said the thought never crossed my mind. I'm at that awkward age where I'm getting up there in my 20s, I've been with my partner for four years, and everyone in my family is starting to look at us a little weirdly. Of all of the times that marriage, and even eloping, has been brought up in conversation, I've come to learn that there are definitely things no one tells you about eloping. I love my family, don't get me wrong. But by the same token, as much as I love them, they driv...
Why Is Homeschooling Stigmatized?
2 months ago
Even though homeschooling can be a unique opportunity for students who know what they want to pursue in order to specialize their education at a younger age, it's still stigmatized. If a high school s...